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Last week, the RBI has stepped in to prevent Yes Bank, India’s fifth largest private bank, from going bust. But for the first few days, with caps on withdrawals, panic had started among depositors and investors. George Mathew explains how the Yes Bank crisis started, what moves the RBI is taking and whether investors and account holders need to worry. Then, P Vaidyanath Iyer details why capping of withdrawals is a bad idea, especially when India is going through a prolonged economic slowdown. Last, SBI’s plan and why Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor was arrested. Stay tuned for the Coronavirus outbreak update at the end of the episode.
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